The 2017 Chevrolet Suburban vs The 2017 Ford Expedition

2017 Chevrolet Suburban

2017 Chevrolet Suburban

2017 Ford Expedition

2017 Ford Expedition


The 2017 Chevrolet Suburban and the 2017 Ford Expedition both offer full-size SUV capability and performance. If you need space for lots of passengers, lots of cargo, and the ability to tow heavy loads, then a vehicle in this category is clearly the right choice for your needs. See for yourself how these two models compare side by side below.

Powertrains and Performance

While the Chevy Suburban gets a 5.3L V8, the Ford Expedition gets a 3.5L V6. Despite the larger engine, the Chevy still provides better gas mileage. The rear-wheel drive Chevy Suburban earns 16 mpg city/23 mpg highway, putting it ahead of other models in this class. The rear-wheel drive Ford Expedition is rated at 15 mpg city/21 mpg highway based on EPA estimates.

Capacity and Capability

The Suburban offers considerably more cargo space. It will fit up to 39.3 cubic feet behind the rear seats and up to 121.7 cubic feet with all seats folded down. The base trim Expedition can only fit up to 18.6 cubic feet behind the rear seats and up to 108.3 cubic feet with all seats folded down. That’s amount of space makes a big difference if you’re frequently picking up groceries or construction materials.

Comfort and Convenience

The Suburban also gives you more passenger space. It provides more front and second row leg room, more front and third row head room, and more front and second row hip room.

The Suburban also offers the convenience of 24-months/24,000-miles worth of maintenance coverage included in the purchase price. The Ford does not get any maintenance included.

Visit Chevrolet of Homewood Today

You can find the latest 2017 Chevrolet Suburban here at Chevrolet of Homewood. We’re conveniently located at 18033 Halsted St in Homewood, IL, just a short trip from Calumet City. Come see for yourself why the Chevrolet Suburban is clearly better choice than the Ford Expedition. You can also contact us online now with any questions.